ADJ-GRADED: oft ADJ of nIf you are envious of someone, you want something that they have.
I don't think I'm envious of your success...
Do I sound envious? I pity them, actually.
...envious thoughts.Derived words:enviously ADV-GRADED ADV with v
`You haven't changed,' I am often enviously told.
English dictionary. 2008.